MINOR LEAGUE CAREER
2009-10: Established career-highs with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL) in games played (80) and penalty minutes (124). ... Ranked fifth on the team in goals and points, and tied for seventh in assists. … Tallied nine multi-point efforts. … Registered a career-high, six-game point streak from Feb. 12 at Providence to Feb. 20 vs. Worcester, tallying six points (two goals and four assists) over the span. ... Recorded three consecutive multi-point performances from Mar. 10 at Worcester to Mar. 13 vs. Lowell, registering one goal and one assist in each contest during the stretch. … Notched two goals, including the game-winner, and was named the game’s First Star on Feb. 3 at Lowell. … Registered two goals, including the game-winner, and a plus-three rating on Nov. 6 at Providence. 2008-09: Skated in 79 games with Hartford, registering 18 goals and 24 assists for 42 points, along with 112 penalty minutes. ... Established career-highs in goals, assists and points. ... Ranked fourth on Hartford in goals, tied for fourth in points and finished sixth on the team in assists. ... Also ranked seventh on the Wolf Pack in penalty minutes. ... Recorded seven multi-point efforts on the season, including back-to-back multi-point performances on Mar. 21 at Springfield (one goal and one assist) and Mar. 22 at Providence (two assists). ... Registered his first professional playoff point with an assist on Apr. 20 at Worcester. 2007-08: Skated in 66 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL), registering nine goals and 13 assists for 22 points, along with 75 penalty minutes ... Ranked third on the team among rookies in goals (nine) and points (22), and tied for second in assists (13) ... Also ranked second on the club overall with two shorthanded goals ... Tallied his first professional goal/point on Oct. 24 vs. Providence ... Recorded a season-high, four-game points streak from Nov. 9 to Nov. 14, collecting seven points (two goals and five assists) over the span ... Notched the game-winning goal on Nov. 23 at Bridgeport ... Recorded the game-winning goal on Jan. 1 vs. Springfield ... Registered a plus-one rating in one playoff game with the Wolf Pack.
Appeared in 265 regular season games with the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League (WHL), and the Swan Valley Stampeders of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL), tallying 106 goals and 84 assists for 190 points, along with 415 penalty minutes ... Skated in 43 career playoff matches with Calgary, notching 15 goals and 20 assists for 35 points, along with 78 penalty minutes. 2006-07: Appeared in 70 games with the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League (WHL), registering 37 goals and 33 assists for 70 points, along with a plus-23 rating and 121 penalty minutes ... Ranked first on the team and tied for ninth in the league in goals (37) ... Tied for first on the team with 11 power play goals ... Ranked second on the team in scoring with 70 points and was third on Calgary in assists (33) ... Tied for second on the club with a plus-23 rating ... Notched 18 multi-point games, including 13 two-point games, four three-point games, and one four-point game ... One of three alternate captains for the second consecutive season ... Posted an 11-game scoring streak from Oct. 8 to Oct. 30, tallying eight goals and eight assists over the span ... Recorded a nine-game scoring streak from Feb. 3 to Feb. 20 (nine goals and five assists) ... Notched four points (one goal and three assists) in a 7-6 shootout victory over Lethbridge on Jan. 6 ... Named First Star four times, Second Star five times and Third Star three times ... Skated in 18 playoff games with the Hitmen, registering nine goals and seven assists for 16 points, along with 33 penalty minutes ... Recorded an eight-game scoring streak from Apr. 2 to Apr. 15, notching six goals and five assists over the span ... Led the Hitmen in goals (nine) and points (16), and helped his team reach the WHL's Eastern Conference Finals ... His nine goals tied for sixth among all WHL players in the playoffs. 2005-06: Registered 30 goals and 23 assists for 53 points, along with 123 penalty minutes in 72 games for the Calgary Hitmen ... Led the team in goals (30) and power play goals (14), and tied for first on the team in scoring with 53 points ... Won the Enmax Humanitarian Award as well as the Remax 3Star Award ... Recorded ten multi-point games ... Skated in 13 playoff games, notching four goals and five assists for nine points, along with 24 penalty minutes. 2004-05: Appeared in 70 games for the Hitmen (WHL), posting 14 goals and 11 assists for 25 points, along with 111 penalty minutes in his first full season in the WHL ... Ranked second on the team with 111 penalty minutes ... Ranked second among Calgary rookies in goals (14) and points (25) ... Skated in 12 playoff games, tallying two goals and eight assists for 10 points, along with 21 penalty minutes ... Ranked second on the team with eight playoff assists. 2003-04: Skated in two games for Calgary, notching one assist.
TIER II JUNIOR CAREER
2003-04: Skated in 51 games for Swan Valley (MJHL), tallying 25 goals and 16 assists for 41 points, along with 88 penalty minutes. ... Ranked eighth on the team in points (41) and fourth in goals (25).
June 26, 2004 - Rangers third round choice, 66th overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.